Enjoy reservations at 4 top locally owned restaurants and shops during this minimum 2 hour walking culinary adventure
Savor food tastings included at each venue to sample a variety of foods from different styles and cuisines
Experience personal service and expert recommendations at each venue by our tour host
Learn about the stories of the district past and present
This is a walking only tour due to current social distance restrictions. Tastings will be brought to the sidewalk by your host to eat while walking.
Become a culinary explorer with our exclusive Valley Junction Food Walking Tour. Historic Valley Junction is the heart and soul of West Des Moines—a delightful mix of old and new, bridging generations with unique shops, vibrant events and a hometown feel. The stories of its past include state politics and the Underground Railroad. We’ll visit restaurants top chef restaurants that add to the legacy of this vibrant district. Your friendly, knowledgeable local tour host is excited to share the local stories of the area along your personal taste journey of Des Moines.
This tour is designed to delight the senses through food tastings from a variety of locally owned restaurants. Enjoy an assortment of appetizing cuisines from Des Moines classics to inspired new favorites that the locals love. Join us to discover Valley Junction one bite at a time.
A minimum of 24 hours notice is preferred
Our standard tour times are Tuesday through Saturday. Click Book Now for available times.
Contact us for other available private customized tour times
Each guest will need to have an ID proving their age of 21 years or older
Full payment is required to reserve and confirm your desired tour date
Valley Junction Walking Street Food Tour
$55 per person; group of 4
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2 hours; approximately
0.5 miles; walking
All food tastings
Professional local guide
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Group of 2 at $65 per person
Group of 4 at $55 per person
Group of 6 at $50 per person
Group of 8 at $50 per person
Group of 10 at $50 per person
Group of 12 at $50 per person
Group of 18 at $50 per person
Group of 20 at $50 per person
Contact us for a larger group quote
Prices may be higher during busy citywide event days
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